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Urban Neighborhood Services seeks to enhance the quality of life of urban residents and community members by offering an array of supportive services that build on the strengths of individuals, families, and groups, with whom we partner to help achie... Read more
Urban Neighborhood Services seeks to enhance the quality of life of urban residents and community members by offering an array of supportive services that build on the strengths of individuals, families, and groups, with whom we partner to help achieve their goals. We also seek to conduct research on issues affecting urban communities, to disseminate our findings to local and national audiences, and to participate in the public dialogue about how to rebuild and strengthen America's inner cities. UNS raises awareness on important social issues such a the unmet needs of LGBTQ youth and veterans.
Welcome to Urban Neighborhood Services, Inc. (UNS). We are a grass-roots 501(c)(3) not-for-profit community-based organization offering a spectrum of supportive programming and services to various age groups in our community of Coney Island, Brooklyn, as well as surrounding neighborhoods in Southern Brooklyn. Our programs are available to and utilized by residents of all five boroughs throughout New York City.
Urban Neighborhood Services is part of the national grass-roots effort to rebuild and stregthen America's inner-cities. We are dedicated to improving the social conditions in our neighborhood and to exchanging thoughtful analysis with stakeholders from various urban communities about what can be done to improve the quality of life of urban residents in the 21st century.